The Bonobos

Behavior, Ecology, and Conservation

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ISBN: 978-0-387-74785-9 (Print) 978-0-387-74787-3 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Behavioral Study Section

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 9-18

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      Pages 1-8

      Introduction

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      Pages 19-38

      The Bonobo’s Adaptive Potential: Social Relations under Captive Conditions

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      Pages 39-54

      What Does Agonistic Dominance Imply in Bonobos?

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      Pages 55-74

      Social Play in Bonobos: Not Only an Immature Matter

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      Pages 75-94

      Gestures and Multimodal Signaling in Bonobos

  3. Ecological Study Section

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 95-105

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      Pages 107-119

      Longitudinal Structure of a Unit-group of Bonobos: Male Philopatry and Possible Fusion of Unit-groups

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      Pages 121-134

      Seasonal Changes in Fruit Production and Party Size of Bonobos at Wamba

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      Pages 135-149

      Relationships among Fruit Abundance, Ranging Rate, and Party Size and Composition of Bonobos at Wamba

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      Pages 151-166

      Bonobo (Pan paniscus) Density Estimation in the SW-Salonga National Park, Democratic Republic of Congo: Common Methodology Revisited

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      Pages 167-188

      Ecological Factors Influencing Bonobo Density and Distribution in the Salonga National Park: Applications for Population Assessment

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      Pages 189-216

      Range Occupation and Population Estimates of Bonobos in the Salonga National Park: Application to Large-scale Surveys of Bonobos in the Democratic Republic of Congo

  4. Conservation Study Section

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 217-226

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      Pages 227-244

      Traditional Land-use Practices for Bonobo Conservation

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      Pages 245-271

      Human Hunting and its Impact on Bonobos in the Salonga National Park, Democratic Republic of Congo

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      Pages 273-290

      The Bonobos of the Lake Tumba – Lake Maindombe Hinterland: Threats and Opportunities for Population Conservation

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      Pages 291-302

      Changes in the Status of Bonobos, their Habitat, and the Situation of Humans at Wamba in the Luo Scientific Reserve, Democratic Republic of Congo

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      Pages 303-322

      The Conservation Value of Lola ya Bonobo Sanctuary

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 323-327